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S&P Holds the Neckline

We may have just seen a successful test of the S&P head and shoulders neckline.  Last Thursday the S&P slipped through the neckline but closed back slightly above it for a bullish hammer then on Friday the market squeezed with 500k SPY b...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on May 22, 2016

The Universal Bull / Bear Line

Anyone even slightly versed on the stock market or trying to actively manage their own portfolio is well aware that the 200 day SMA is where institutional investment firms enter or exit stocks as they consider this to be the bull / bear dividing line...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Jan 10, 2016

How Far Can An AAPL Fall From the Tree?

As AAPL approaches the mighty $100 benchmark, the question of the week is will the big Wall Street firms pony up and keep their darling from becoming a two digit stock or will the powerful message in the two charts below rule AAPL's midterm future?In...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Jan 6, 2016

S&P Rejected By 50 Week MA

The final week of trading for the S&P disappointed many as it popped topside of its 50 week SMA but lost it by the end of the week (shown in the bottom left chart).Friday's open was right at its 200 day SMA which shows to be firm resistance and t...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Jan 3, 2016

NFLX Continues to Drift Lower

NFLX, the wild horse of the FANG group (FB, AMZN, NFLX, GOOG), has been continuing to downtrend since its high peak to well above its long term blue channel and has just recently barely slipped back into it.click on image to enlargeMonday's close had...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Dec 28, 2015

Analyzing the S&P Extension Chart

There has been considerable conversation recently that the market may be stalling without being overextended which in the past has been a necessary condition for the market to stall and rollover.  The extension chart of the S&P is the truest...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on May 22, 2015

S&P and NASDAQ Lose March Channels

In the market Wednesday, the selling began accelerating as the indices followed through on slipping out of the March uphill green line channels from Tuesday.  Looking at the charts below, it is easy to see that the Nasdaq is in a lot better shap...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Mar 26, 2015

A Phoned in Market Intervention..............Really?

Friday's action in the stock market was very bearish as investors rejected Fed Chief Evans' call-in market intervention executed at 10 PM Wednesday night where he put out on the newswires that the Fed may not raise interest rates until 2016.  Th...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Jan 9, 2015

Major Sellers Unload Into Buy Signal

Stock Market Technical Analysis BlogClick on image to enlargeIn the market today the S&P suffered a technical breakdown right at the open from major sellers waiting for a buy signal to unload into.  I tweeted our stop loss was triggered righ...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 13, 2014

Over The Weekend Trade, Six Time's A Charm?

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today the S&P took an early drop due to it stopping at its lower channel line right at the bell yesterday as I pointed out in last night's blog.  Stopping at that lin...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 11, 2014

The Easy Bounce

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today Team Yellen did indeed take the easy bounce setup to give the markets a decent day up today.  We decided to not go long yet because of the charts above.  We ar...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 10, 2014

S&P Holding But VIX Rising

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today, the SPY was pummeled with sell orders early setting the stage for a fairly negative day.  Our early Friday afternnoon entry on the SPY stopped out flat this mornin...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 8, 2014

Weekend Focus Chart: The Case For APPL

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeTaking a look at the case for AAPL turning back up here: Chart 1:  APPL's favorite EMA pair had the smaller red moving average flatten out ready to lift Friday.Chart 2:  APPL...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 6, 2014

The Weekend Trade Again

Stock Market Technical Analysis BlogClick on images to enlargeIn the market today, the Friday afternoon entry for yet another over the weekend hold play started a couple of hours earlier.  It was boosted by the short term oversold condition at d...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 6, 2014

S&P Weakens A Little

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today the S&P got off to a good start and for a little while it appeared there might have been a short squeeze coming but then the big sells started coming in too fast and...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 4, 2014

More 3AM Magic

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today the SPY experienced the 3AM magic of Team Yellen as it did yesterday.  Looking at the top chart above (24 hour chart), on the left side I marked in yesterday's 3PM...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 3, 2014

Back To Neutral Bias

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today, Team Yellen did open the SPY considerably higher at 3AM, which was what we were looking for with the small weekend gap trade but in the regular premarket session there...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Sep 2, 2014

Late Friday Afternoon Entry Signal

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today we had a decent lift that climbed into the bell.  After being flat for the past four days, we decided to take a small long position right before the close today. &n...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Aug 29, 2014

Holding Steady, No New Position Yet

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today , the S&P opened above the 1995 level at the 3 am open of the SPY and held it until 8:30 for a gap open higher.  As I discussed in the previous blog we closed o...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Aug 25, 2014

More Money Off The Table

Stock Market Technical Analysis Blogclick on image to enlargeIn the market today the current short squeeze continued to take the market higher even though the volume on the SPY and QQQ is falling substantially lower each day.  We have decided to...
by Stock Market Viewpoint on Aug 19, 2014


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